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No. 8 Wednesday 9 June 1999

The meeting opened at 10.30 am .

1. Ministerial Statement: The First Minister made a statement on legislation in the UK Parliament about devolved matters.

2. Consultative Steering Group: The Minister for Enterprise and Lifelong Learning moved S1M-39—That the Parliament records its appreciation of the work of the Consultative Steering Group (CSG) on the Scottish Parliament; acknowledges the contribution which the group's reports have made to the development of the procedures of the Parliament, and agrees that its operations should embody the spirit of the CSG key principles.

After debate, the motion was agreed to (DT).

3. Business Motion: Mr Tom McCabe, on behalf of the Parliamentary Bureau, moved S1M-44—That the Parliament agrees the following programme of business—

Wednesday 16 June 1999

2.30 pm Statement by the First Minister and debate on the Executive's legislative proposals

5.00 pm Decision Time

followed by Me mbers' Business debate on the subject of motion S1M-42 in the name of David Mundell

Thursday 17 June 1999

9.30 am Continuation of debate on proposed legislative programme

followed by Business Motion

2.30 pm Question Time

3.00 pm Open Question Time

followed by, no

later than 3.15 pm Debate on S1M–2 (Mr Jim Wallace) on Tuition Fees

followed by Motion proposing Establishment of Committees (to be taken without debate)

5.00 pm Decision Time

Wednesday 23 June 1999

2.30 pm Statement by the Deputy First Minister

followed by, no later than 3.00 pm Executive Business

5.00 pm Decision Time

followed by Members' Business

Thursday 24 June 1999

9.30 am Non-Executive Business (on a motion from the SNP)

followed by Business Motion

2.30 pm Question Time

3.00 pm Open Question Time

followed by, no later than 3.15 pm Debate on Financial Issues

5.00 pm Decision Time

The motion was agreed to.

4. Sitting Days: Mr Tom McCabe, on behalf on the Parliamentary Bureau, moved S1M-34—That the Parliament agrees that—

(1) the Office of the Clerk be open on each of the following days: Monday 21 to Friday 25 June and Monday 28 June to Friday 2 July; and

(2) the summer recess begin on Friday 2 July 1999 after the business of that day has been concluded and end on Monday 30 August 1999, with the next meeting of the Parliament being held on or after Tuesday 31 August 1999.

The motion was agreed to (DT).

5. Decision Time: The Parliament took decisions on items 2 and 4 as noted above.

The meeting closed at 12.28 pm.

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